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2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

Police in combat gear stir criticism

Police in combat gear stir criticism McCain, Grijalva call for review of Defense Department surplus program for police agencies Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/VEoL6p A Phoenix SWAT team enters a house at 28th St. and Acoma in search of the gunman who opened fire in an office building at 16th St. and Glendale, Wednesday, ... (more)

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Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Dan Sullivan takes lead in Alaska GOP Senate race

The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, US Military, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Missouri

El Paso Times

Activists to embark on 100-mile Border Walk to protest National Guard deployment

Border Network for Human Rights Executive Director Fernando Garcia talks about the organization's upcoming 100-mile Border Walk.

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Related Topix: Activism, Prison, US Military, Rick Perry, US Governors, Las Cruces, NM

KXXV-TV Waco

Grand jury to decide on Ferguson officer charges

Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a portion of Interstate 17, while elsewhere firefighters rescued multiple motorists... Heavy monsoon season rains that swept across Arizona on Tuesday led to dramatic rescues, road closures and flight delays as a series ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Missouri, US Military, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks

WISH-TV Indianapolis

Major Gen. R. Martin Umbarger, Adjutant General of the Indiana National Guard

Tuesday morning, Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and other lawmakers discussed the Indiana Service Member's Civil Relief Act at the Statehouse.

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Related Topix: Indiana, Indiana Government, US Military

Daily Kos

Elections ad roundup: After a rough few months, Bruce Braley releases an effective ad

A veteran of the Iowa National Guard describes how his unit had its deployment in Iraq extended, but the soldiers were not paid.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, US Military, Republican, Representative Dan Benishek, US Governors, Sarah Palin, John Barrow

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

When National Guard comes to quell unrest

They've served in every U.S. war since 1637. When natural disasters strike, they're often among the first to head to the epicenter.

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Related Topix: US Military, Ferguson, MO

Edmonton Journal

Hundreds of Ferguson residents return to the streets as National Guard keeps watch over protests

A man is detained after a standoff between protesters and police Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, during a protest for Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Military, Riot

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KFMB-am

FAA blocks US planes from flying over Syria

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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KHGI

Syria strikes militants as US targets them in Iraq

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, Yosemite National Park, CA, US Military

WATE-TV Knoxville

Syria strikes militants as US targets them in Iraq

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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NWCN.com

What role or roles does National Guard play in America?

CAMP MURRAY, Wash. - As Missouri's governor calls out his state's National Guard to help deal with the unrest in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, just what is the role of the National Guard in America.

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Related Topix: US Military, Missouri, US News, US Air Force

Daily Kos

National Guard should 'take a knee' in Ferguson

With tensions still running very high in Ferguson, Missouri, Gov. Jay Nixon ordered National Guard units to the area in an effort to restore calm-and confidence-in the community.

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Related Topix: US Military, Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon, US Governors, US Army, Religion, Islam

Voice of America

National Guard Deployments for Civil Unrest Uncommon in US

Law enforcement personnel meet for a late-afternoon briefing prior to the arrival of National Guard troops in Ferguson, Missouri, Aug. 18, 2014.

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The Town Talk

Obama to send Holder to Ferguson, claims progress in Iraq

President Obama, taking a work break from his vacation, began a pair of meetings devoted to Iraq and Ferguson.

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KTEN-TV Denison

Pope OKs protecting Iraq minorities, wants Un Ok

Hospital officials say a woman who unknowingly drank iced tea laced with an industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant is starting to recover.

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13WHAM

National Guard soldiers arrive home in New York

More than 250 soldiers in a New York Army National Guard aviation unit are back home from the Persian Gulf.

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Politico

78 Days to Midterms - National Guard to Ferguson - HRC's suite...

BULLETIN MISSOURI GOV. CALLS IN NATIONAL GUARD Gov. Jay Nixon executive order, via St. Louis Post-Dispatch: "Given these deliberate, coordinated and intensifying violent attacks on lives and property in Ferguson, I am directing the highly capable men and women of the Missouri National Guard to assist Colonel Ron Replogle and the Unified Command in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, US Military, Jay Nixon, US Governors

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

National Guard headed to Ferguson; Brown preliminary autopsy released

This diagram shows entry wounds on the body of Mike Brown, shot and killed Aug. 9. Missouri's governor on Monday ordered the National Guard to a St. Louis suburb convulsed by protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen, after a night in which police used tear gas to clear... Missouri's governor on Monday ordered the National Guard to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Ferguson, MO, US Military, Missouri, Alternative

KAUZ

Iraqi forces reclaim control of Mosul Dam

In the photo, a girl crouches on a wooden raft, surrounded by solemn men. Her large brown eyes stare intently at the camera.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Military, Ferguson, MO, Riot

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